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Superficies

[soo-per-FISH-eez]

Part of speech: noun

Origin: Latin, mid-16th century

1.

A surface.

2.

(Literary) An outward part or appearance.

Examples of Superficies in a sentence

"The sculptor created a superficies that seemed so realistic, you would expect the marble body to be warm to the touch."

"While he exhibited an uncaring superficies in public, he was very sensitive with people in his private life."

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